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Understanding How We See Things
APA Fellow Jeremy Wolfe's research considers how people use sight to process information that's out there in the world. Wolfe's latest research studies some of the limitations on our ability to see what's in front of us, specifically problems that arise when people are tasked with looking for “rare events,” or things they are not likely to find.
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Student Loan Management
IonTuition, a web-based service that helps you manage student loan repayment, is now available at no charge to all APA members as part of your membership.
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